The Western Star
Kathleen Jean wins triple crown at provincial amateur women's championships
Stella Cornect finds peace at Veterans’ Memorial Square
Rotary District Governor gives motivational presentation
Culvert replacement part of a larger paving project
Friendly Invasion events underway in Stephenville
Jamie Walsh and Sarah Rotchford enjoying summer with festival
Family of missing North West River man files complaint against RCMP
Sheila Cooper, the sister of Luke Cooper, has officially filed a complaint with the Civilian Review and Complaints Commission for the RCMP over the handling of her brother’s missing person’s case. Cooper says she is disappointed with ...
Labrador man gets four years for sexual assault
A 29-year-old Labrador man was sentenced to four years in jail after attacking and sexually assaulting his girlfriend’s sister. The sentence was handed down by Justice Frances Knickle in Happy Valley-Goose Bay Supreme court on Aug. ...
Happy Valley-Goose Bay SPCA enters crisis mode
The Happy Valley-Goose Bay SPCA says they have reached “crisis mode” at their shelter and have reached maximum capacity for taking in animals. To compound the problem, the SPCA has only eight foster homes, and those homes also can’t ...
Car collides with moose near Maddox Cove Monday night
There were no serious injuries when a car collided with a moose on Maddox Cove Road Monday night. The crash happened at about 10:30 p.m. and left the car with front end damage and a shattered windshield. The two occupants of the car were ...
Catalina man sentenced in assault case, attempted murder charges dropped
Tyler Hicks of Catalina was initially charged with attempted murder following an incident in Bonavista last year, but those charges were dropped, and this week he was sentenced on four remaining charges, including assault with a weapon. Police ...
Three women hospitalized following two-vehicle St. John's crash Saturday evening
Three women were taken to hospital following a two-vehicle collision in St. John’s Saturday evening. The three elderly ladies were all in the same SUV that collided with a second SUV on Bay Bulls Road in Kilbride just after 6 p.m. The driver ...
Carbonear food bank bench honours Victoria woman who gave what she could
Cavell Reynolds still gets emotional when the topic of her niece and former co-worker, Tammy Parsons, comes up. Tammy Parsons It's been about five months since Tammy, a 41-year-old from Victoria, died following a brief battle with ...
Grand Bank business re-purposing historical fishing trays
What started as a project fuelled by curiosity has grown into something neither Chris Emberley or John Hillier of Grand Bank could have ever predicted. The pair – known as Two Fellers With Wood – have been working hard to create a ...
Martin Ryan: A Knight, through and through
Martin Ryan, at nearly 92 years of age, was recently named Knight of the Year by Our Lady of Perpetual Help Assembly. ...
Finance chair believes level of funding to airport not sustainable
“I believe taxpayers need to be more informed on the facts relating to funding requests from the Stephenville Airport Corporation." Coun. Mark Felix ...